Italian Premier Mario Draghi at the Senate in Rome on Wednesday, July 20. Photo: AP
Italian Premier Mario Draghi at the Senate in Rome on Wednesday, July 20. Photo: AP
Italy

In or out? Asks Italy’s PM Mario Draghi – awaiting fate in hands of coalition

  • He wanted to resign because he didn’t have the backing of parties in his coalition – they are discussing his reassurances that flagship measures will go ahead
  • The parties are unhappy about his reference to fiscal reform, freeing up beach concessions and his pledge of military aid to Ukraine